Veteran's Day Special Leadership Podcast Honoring Dr. Richard Pimentel

"You don't need to change people's minds about disability. You need to change people's minds about themselves."  Dr. Richard Pimentel

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Welcome to a special Veteran's Day Leadership Podcast on TotalPicture. What you are about to hear is a keynote presentation made by Dr. Richard Pimentel, a Vietnam veteran, at the Candidate Experience Awards and Symposium in Orlando last month. Richard is a nationally renowned expert on Disability Management, Job Recruitment, Job Retention, Americans with Disabilities Act, and Attitude Change. He is not only technically proficient, as you will hear in this podcast, he is also an exceptional communicator whose audiences praise his ability to combine information, humor, metaphor, analogy and storytelling into an informative whole that does not just present the information, but really communicates it in a memorable fashion. 

His keynote is titled "Finding The Music Within- Recognizing, Recruiting And Developing Employee Talents In Your Organization"

Dr. Pimentel was a strong advocate for the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act. After losing his hearing in Vietnam, he overcame his handicap and used his considerable public speaking skills to inspire injured war veterans.He developed training materials aimed to help employers integrate persons with disabilities into the workplace. A feature film about Richard's remarkable life and servicecalled Music Within can be rented on Amazon. To quote Dr. Pimentel - "You don't need to change people's minds about disability. You need to change people's minds about themselves." 

This podcast will inspire you.

Listen and download this podcast at:
https://www.totalpicture.com/career-podcast-interview-channels/career-leadership-interviews/1685-veterans-day-special-leadership-podcast-honoring-dr-richard-pimentel.html

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